8/12/14 Smith Hall Parking Lot - Theft from Auto

August 13, 2014

Xavier University Public Safety Notice

Campus Safety There’s Nothing More Important

513-745-1000 Emergency

513-745-2000 Non-Emergency



Incident                        Theft from a Motor Vehicle 


Date:                                       8/12/14

Time:                                       2:43 PM

Location:                                Smith Hall Parking Lot

Address:                                  3718 Francis Xavier Way

Incident Type:                                    Theft

Respondents:                         Cincinnati and Xavier Police

Incident Summary:


On Tuesday, August 12, 2014, at 2:43 PM, an unidentified subject entered an un-locked vehicle parked in the Smith Hall Lot, and removed an electronic GPS tracking unit.  The suspect then fled campus in an undetermined direction.

Safety Reminder

  • Please lock your vehicle at all times.
  • Take your valuable with your or lock them in the trunk of your vehicle.
  • Roll up your windows and remember to set your alarm.
  • Report any suspicious person or activity to Xavier Police immediately.

Xavier will endeavor to inform students of matters which we become aware of through reliable sources that we in our discretion think merit informing.  PSNs are not substitutes for the AlertMe Timely Warnings, nor are PSNs a substitute for students acting cautiously/responsibly and using media and other means the general population uses to become informed and aware of community issues and concerns.